Todd Obergoenner
    Todd Obergoenner


    Cape Girardeau, Mo.

    Last College:
    University of Kentucky


    Updated September 4, 2008

    2007-08 / Junior
    -ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America Third Team
    -Missouri Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete First Team
    -MVC Golfer of the Week (April 9)
    Had a breakout year in his second season as a Saluki...Became the first men's golfer all-time to be named an Academic All-American...Recorded a career-best stroke average of 75.4 and competed in all 12 tournaments...Placed in the top five individually three times, top 10 five times, and top 20 in seven out of the season's 12 tournaments...Fired the second-lowest 54-hole total in school history with a career-best 12-under-par 204, and tied for the lowest third-round score with a career-low 5-under 67 in the last 18 holes at the ASU Indian Classic in Jonesboro, Ark. (April 7-8)...Placed a career-best tied for second at the ASU Indian Classic.

    2006-07 / Sophomore
    Competed in two tournaments in his first year as a Saluki...Had an 82.8 scoring average in five rounds...Posted a season-best 232 at the Murray State Invitational (10/3).

    Pre-SIU / University of Kentucky
    Transfers to SIU from the University of Kentucky where he redshirted his freshman season (2004-05).

    High School / Cape Central
    Attended Cape Central High School where he played alongside fellow Saluki Blake Driskell... Earned first-team all-state and all-conference in 2003 and 2004... Qualified for the state tournament three years in a row... Finished fifth at state as a junior... Claimed the individual conference championship in 2004... Won the district individual championship in 2003 and 2004... Earned honorable mention AJGA Rolex Junior All-America honors... Won the 2003 AJGA Chicago Junior at Bolingbrook... Finished sixth at the 2003 Westfield Junior PGA Championship...Lost in the first round of match play at the 2003 U.S. Junior Amateur Championship.

    Full name is Todd Richard Obergoenner... Is an exercise science major... Is the son of Donald and Mary Obergoenner... Has one brother, Clay... Born on December 23, 1985 in Cape Girardeau, Mo.